Editorials

Let’s talk about public safety and what we want

During the past several months there has been a lot of talk in town, and nationally, about the role of police departments. Some have called for “defunding” police…

Thanks to volunteers, the Labor Day Festival succeeded

Hamtramck’s end-of-the-summer party was a smash. After being forced to take a year off because of the Covid pandemic, the Hamtramck Labor Day Festival returned, with plenty of…

News

Plenty of other improvement projects are happening in town

Plenty of other improvement projects are happening in town

  By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck never rests. Just as the Caniff Ave. reconstruction project was…

Former cop sentenced to three years

By Charles Sercombe A former Hamtramck police officer, charged with assaulting two people he arrested…

Caniff is now open for traffic

Caniff is now open for traffic

By Charles Sercombe Most residents have probably noticed by now that one of the city’s…

Move over Hamtramck, Taylor now also shares a part of Little League history

Move over Hamtramck, Taylor now also shares a part of Little League history

By Alan Madlane Hamtramck’s heroes finally have some company. The Little League World Series, first…

Business

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

By Alan Madlane There’s a new kid in town in the recreational pot trade, and its name is Puff. Er, like the magic dragon, yes. A song we…

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

  By Charles Sercombe And just like that, Hamtramck has a retail outlet where adults 21 years old and older can now legally purchase recreational marijuana. You don’t…

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

  By Alan Madlane Emina Ferizovic is the founder of the Hamtramck non-profit relief center J&E Community Relief (located at 11816 Jos. Campau Ave). We asked her a…

Photo Gallery

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

    By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s historic baseball stadium came full circle last Saturday. When the stadium was first built, as…

News

Celebrate the end of summer with the Labor Day Festival

Celebrate the end of summer with the Labor Day Festival

  By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s celebration of the year once again takes over the north part of Jos. Campau this weekend. After taking last year off due…

Features

An author’s ‘love letter’ to the City of Detroit

An author’s ‘love letter’ to the City of Detroit

  By Alan Madlane Elisa Sinnett is a teacher with the Hamtramck Public Schools, who also happens to be a writer. Her newest book is called “Detroit…

Editorials

Labor Day Festival is a welcomed relief

Hamtramck has been through a lot in the last year. Just like everyone else in the nation. We missed a lot of things that the Covid pandemic…

Sports

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

By Mike Murphy Special to The Review The Hamtramck High Cosmos varsity football team fell one game short of getting into the state playoffs this year but…